Translation of "bolster" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈbəʊl.stər/ us /ˈboʊl.stɚ/

to support or improve something or make it stronger

reforzar, apoyar
More money is needed to bolster the industry.
She tried to bolster my confidence/morale (= encourage me and make me feel stronger) by telling me that I had a special talent.
They need to do something to bolster their image.

(Translation of “bolster” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈboulstə/

a long, often round pillow.


(Translation of “bolster” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)